Some reflections on a fine institution...
Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them.
Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
The feeling of Sunday is the same everywhere, heavy, melancholy, standing still.
Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you.
Life is a wretched gray Saturday, but it has to be lived through.
There is little chance that meteorologists can solve the mysteries of weather until they gain an understanding of the mutual attraction of rain and weekends.
Youth is like a long weekend on Friday night. Middle age is like a long weekend on Monday afternoon.
Richard Nelson Bolles
Weekend planning is a prime time to apply the Deathbed Priority Test: On your deathbed, will you wish you would spent more prime weekend hours grocery shopping or walking in the woods with your kids?
Men are simple things. They can survive a whole weekend with only three things: beer, boxer shorts and battteries for the remote control.
The rhythm of the weekend, with its birth, its planned gaieties, and its announced end, followed the rhythm of life and was a substitute for it.
F Scott Fitzgerald
I was in Kashmir last weekend. Went to visit one of my sweaters.
Mr. Chamberlain likes to take weekends in the country; I shall take countries in the weekend!
They gave me away as a prize once - a Win Tony Curtis For A Weekend competition. The woman who won was disappointed. She'd hoped for second prize - a new stove.
Every man has a right to a Saturday night bath.
Lyndon B. Johnson
And finally, this time-saving tip...
I bought a ticket on Airline Bizarre, a one-way round-trip ticket. You leave any Monday and they bring you back the previous Friday. That way, you still have the weekend
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